Natural Resources >> Analyst Interviews >> September 18, 2000

Agricultural Chemicals : David Driscoll – Salomon Smith Barney

JAMES WILBUR is a Managing Director at Salomon Smith Barney. Mr. Wilbur received a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Minnesota and an MBA from The Wharton School of Business. He is a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts. Profile
David C. Driscoll has covered the agriculture and fertilizer industry for Salomon Smith Barney since 1999. The sub-areas in agriculture that Mr. Driscoll focuses on are: grain processing, fertilizers, agricultural chemicals and agricultural biotech. Before he joined Salomon Smith Barney, Mr. Driscoll worked for Nortel in chemical process development at the company's main Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, facility. He received his MBA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and holds a BS degree in Chemical Engineering, with a concentration in Biochemical Engineering, from North Carolina State University. Mr. Driscoll has passed all three levels of the CFA and is currently awaiting his charter. Profile
TWST: Jim, will you begin by telling us how you define the sector that

you are following for Salomon Smith Barney?

Mr. Wilbur: We define this as ag chemicals and ag biotechnology. It's